Bembo


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Bembo

(Italian ˈbɛmbo)
n
(Biography) Pietro (ˈpjɛːtro). 1470–1547, Italian scholar, poet, and cardinal (1539). His treatise Prose della volgar lingua (1525) helped to establish a standard form of literary Italian

Bembo

(ˈbɛmbəʊ)
n
(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) a style of type
[C20: named after Pietro Bembo, because the design of the typeface was based on one used for an edition of his tract De ætna by the printer Aldus Manutius]
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Police said Jasim Abdua, alias Bembo, 50, yielded 16 sachets containing shabu with an estimated street value of P170,000.
THE Federal University of Technology (FUT), Minna, Niger State, has donated a set of mobile teaching laboratory to Apata Grammar School, Bembo, Ibadan, Oyo State.
Bembo Aying, officer-in-charge Mati City Police station, identified the arrested suspect as Ezperanzo Nishiguchi, a radio commentator of Sunrise FM.
Mati City Police Station (MCPS) chief Police Major Bembo Lopez Aying identified the fishermen as boat captain Paulus Baeruma, 50 years old; Batinus Paniat, 54 years old old, a crew; and Pente Laberu, 45 years old, a crew.
Eduardo Bembo, 43, was on a holiday break with friends at Quezon Island and had decided to swim alone because his companions did not know how to swim.
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Adolfo Eyan, Davao Oriental Police Provincial Office-Provincial Drug Enforcement Unit led by Chief Insp Bembo Aying and Regional Drug Enforcement Unit led by Chief Insp Ernesto Gregory.
A further change happened in the epistolary exchange between Pietro Bembo and Gianfrancesco Pico della Mirandola focusing on neo-Latin language and imitation, which is the focus of the fourth chapter of the book.
When Stanley Morison revived the long-neglected roman type cut by Francesco Griffo for Aldus Manutius in 1495 (which Morison called "Bembo") that was a true revival of a long-neglected type.
David Bembo is traditionally a marathon runner, but last year completed the Cardiff half and has completed the one in Swansea too.
Pietro Bembo and the Intellectual Pleasures of a Renaissance Writer and Art Collector
Angelo Mazzocco's "Humanistic Historiography in Venice: The Case of Biondo Flavio and Pietro Bembo" compares Biondo's historical reconstruction of Venice in the Decades with that of Pietro Bembo in the Historia Veneta, which brings into focus the differences between a more-or-less disinterested general history and a more biased particular account.